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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Now to the often tense relationship between the world’s two largest economies. This week in Washington, high-level delegations from China and the U.S. met for their annual talks, known as the...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSIn North Dakota’s Bakken oil boom, there will be blood GWEN IFILL: An oil rush is on in North Dakota, where production has risen 12-fold since 2000. But along the way, the business has also become...
JUDY WOODRUFF: Tonight, we continue our series we’re calling Race Today. Special correspondent Charlayne Hunter-Gault, formerly a full-time member of the NewsHour family, returns with a conversation with Charleston Mayor Joseph Riley. Elected...
GWEN IFILL: After weeks of negotiation, the Senate voted today to approve one of the president’s top priorities: permission to pave a speedy path toward an international trade deal. The fast track trade promotion authority would require the...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: For reaction to the White House announcement, we hear from a former hostage. Michael Scott Moore was held for nearly three years before in Somalia his release last fall. The German-American surfing...
“As Dawn got closer to Ceres, one of the first things we saw were these bright spots. It’s impossible not to be mesmerized by these glowing beacons shining out from these unfamiliar lands ahead.” THE DWARF PLANET — This...